The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Oakland County region is experiencing a an increase in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate went up $1 per sqft per year. That's a 6% increase in rent.
Compared to the rest of the Metro Detroit market, the Oakland County submarket has greater rates, and you'll need to make a great offer to be in this hot submarket.
In the last 90 days, 1313 listings have been posted online, so you'll want to check back regularly for new listings. About 2% of the available space in the Oakland County are subleases, so you will probably have to consider a longer term lease. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet posted, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 2,500 sqft. Most properties in this market are close to 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1978 and are Class B.